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hormone-dependent

a term used to describe any type of cancer that depends on hormones for growth and survival, such as some breast and prostate cancers. See also hormone therapy, androgen-dependent, hormone receptor, hormone receptor assay.

Cancer Glossary

... hormone-dependent Search. a term used to describe any type of cancer that
depends on hormones for growth and survival, such as some breast ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=h

Phytochemicals

... They may play a role in the development of and protection against some
hormone-dependent cancers such as some types of breast and prostate ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/phytochemicals

Breast Cancer in Men

Page 1. Breast Cancer in Men What is cancer? The body is made up
of trillions of living cells. Normal body cells grow, divide ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003091-pdf.pdf

References: Breast cancer in men detailed guide | American ...

... Dimitrov NV, Colucci P, Nagpal S. Some aspects of the endocrine profile and
management of hormone-dependent male breast cancer. Oncologist. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancerinmen/detailedguide/breast-cancer-in-men-references

Soybean

... Soy contains many phytochemicals, some of which have weak estrogen activity
and seem to protect against hormone-dependent cancers in animal ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/dietandnutrition/soybean

Circle Of Life : Cancer Education and Wellness for American ...

... Some of these have weak estrogen activity and appear to protect against
hormone-dependent cancers in animal studies. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/document/acsd-007319.pdf

American Cancer Society Guidelines on Nutrition and ...

... several phytochemicals, including isoflavones, which have weak estrogen-
like activity and may help protect against hormone-dependent cancers. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002577-pdf.pdf